• The major outcomes of the Health Department are:

    Grade 6

    Develop awareness of basic health concepts including mental health, decision-making and refusal skills
    Investigate body system s, disease, safety/first aid, tobacco, and other drug use
    Understand relationships, qualities of friendships, and adolescent body changes

    Grade 8

    Develop advanced awareness of identified current teen health and social issues that may include diseases, body image, bullying/harassment, alcohol/chemical use, and exercise and nutrition
    Promote lifetime decision-making skills including conflict resolution and abstinence and their impact on present and future quality of life